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Seth Thomas "Garfield" Shelf Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
529
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 01, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Seth Thomas "Garfield" Shelf Clock, Thomaston, Connecticut, c. 1880, with walnut case, full-length glazed door, paper on zinc Roman numeral dial, silvered beat scale, eight-day, time and strike movement powered by two brass-cased weights and regulated by a pendulum with a wooden rod and damascened nickel bob, ht. 29 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Clock ticks and strikes. Dial has been re-done. Label in case bottom very worn. Rear two pieces of dentil off but with the clock.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Seth Thomas, Connecticut, Thomaston